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Hammel Woods Wetland Mitigation Management

The information below is provided to keep you informed about the Forest Preserve District of Will County's ongoing or recently completed land acquisition, restoration and development projects.

Project Type: Restoration

Project Status: Completed September 2016

Project Location: The project is located at Hammel Woods in Shorewood.

Project Description: The Hammel Woods Wetland Mitigation Area Management and Monitoring project consists of the management and monitoring of a wetland constructed at Hammel Woods during recent site improvements. Work will include weed management, native plant and seed enhancement, prescribed burning and annual monitoring reports.



The Forest Preserve District is dedicated to protecting, conserving, enhancing and promoting Will County's natural heritage for the educational, recreational and environmental benefit of present and future generations.


Bringing People and Nature Together


The people of Will County will view the Forest Preserve District as vital to enriching their quality of life.

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